Scientific Linux Security Update : git on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A flaw was found in the way the git-remote-ext helper processed
certain URLs. If a user had Git configured to automatically clone
submodules from untrusted repositories, an attacker could inject
commands into the URL of a submodule, allowing them to execute
arbitrary code on the user's system.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?30ec60db

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87582 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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